Flames Against the Dark - Saving America’s Sacred Sites
Photography/Cover by Lynn H. Butler
Hayriver Press | 2022
Inherently appealing to not only students and masters of nature and ethnic photography, but also to a broader audience of readers fascinated by the continent's ancient origins and living legacies, as embodied in North America's sacred sites and native peoples who revere and preserve them.
Imperiled Landscapes, Endangered Legends
Photography by Lynn H. Butler; Poetry Edited By Margo Taft Stever. Universe Publishing, 1997
An exquisite chronicle of impressionistic landscapes taken from horseback by photographer Lynn Butler accompanied by 18 selective poems about horses and 75 illustrations.
"Transferring the photographic medium to respond to the environment." -- Dan O’Leary, Director, Portland Museum of Art
Coney Island Kaleidoscope
Photography by Lynn H. Butler, John B. Manbeck, Author. Beautiful America Publishing Company, 1991
80 Images taken of Coney Island take an affectionate and unique view of this remarkable melting pot of American life. Many of the images are taken on the move creating sensitive colorful imagery with a highly impressionistic quality text by historian John Manbeck.
A Passage Through the Land of Sleepy Hollow
By Lynn Hyman Butler. Glover Health Care Communications, 1988
“Enter an enchanted terrain where legends flourish and photographs alternate between the recognizable and the imaginary extending the Legend of Sleepy Hollow. The images and text explore the journey with the reader playfully and with purpose…”
-- Robert Blake, International Center for Photography.
They Became Stars
Poetry by Liz Marlow. Photography by Lynn H. Butler. 2019
Liz Marlow’s collection is a book of real life horrors revolving around the controversial World War II figure, Chaim Rumkowski, each one exquisitely rendered. The voices of the Holocaust—its victims, its perpetrators—rise wraithlike in these poems, singing clear notes against our collective impulse to turn away…With their arresting imagery and relentless precision, Marlow’s poems leave us, gasping and floodlit in history’s chambers, with nowhere to hide.
Every Present Thing a Ghost
By Rebecca Doverspike. Cover by Lynn H. Butler
Slapering Hol Press proudly presents Rebecca Doverspike's Every Present Thing a Ghost, winner of the 2018 SHP Chapbook Contest.
A Plant Once Uprooted Can No Longer Hug the Ground
Photography of current landscape in France incorporated with archival photographs of atrocities that took place in that landscape. The story told in poetry by a survivor of the Holocaust remembered from the mind of a seven-year-old child whose life was overturned by the horror of World War II.
The book focuses on New Jersey, the heart of industrial America where three centuries of experience with occupational and environmental disease offer hard earned lessons to the rest of the country and the world.
What's Become of Eden: Poems of Family at Century's End
Cover illustrated by Lynn H. Butler. Slapering Hol Press, 1999
A collection of poems edited by Stephanie Strickland.
By Margo Stever. Cover Illustratio by Lynn H. Butler. Mid List Press, 2002
“An anthology of poems by award winning poet Margo Stever – Founder of the Hudson Valley Writer’s Center and Slapping Hol Press.
The End of Horses
Poetry by Margo Taft Stever. Cover photo by Lynn H. Butler. Broadstone Books, 2022
The End of Horses, has been published by Broadstone Books out of Frankfurt, Kentucky: with text and cover design by Larry R. Moore and a dynamic cover photo by Lynn Butler. This new collection moves the reader through a wide range of subject matter and literary form: from moving elegies and odes to taut prose poems, with the poet anchoring us in the world of living beings, but not putting any one species as the leader of our ongoing parade.